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African American Vernacular English - Wikipedia, the free ...

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African American Vernacular English (AAVE)—also called African American English (AAE); ... AAVE has also contributed slang expressions such as cool and hip. Misconceptions about AAVE are, and ...

ghetto slang - Mr. Wiggles

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Ghetto term for money makers in the hood, be it by legal or illegal activities. .... Originally a slang used by the Mob for a crew of men who work to rob, steel and ...

BlackState.com: Ghetto Slang Dictionary - All Things Ghetto

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[Etym., African American]. Agarro, se la agarro (say la ah-GAR-o) v., to hit, punch, fight someone. “She was mad y se la agarro.” [Etym., Chicano/Spanish].

29 Words That Have A Totally Different Meaning When You're Black

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Jul 16, 2014 ... What it usually means: A slang term used for a marijuana cigarette. What it means when you're black: A method of wrapping the hair to ...

50 Prison Slang Words To Make You Sound Like a Tough Guy ...

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Oct 17, 2012 ... Here are some choice bits of prison lingo we've gathered from slang dictionaries, true crime ... Ghetto Penthouse: The top tier of a cell block. 24.

iPhone's Siri defines 'bitch' as 'black slang' for woman | theGrio

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Dec 3, 2015 ... Using Apple's Siri feature, Huffington Post's Taryn Finley found that if you look up the word “bitch,” the definition will be nothing short of ...

MTV's list of new slang for 2016 is mostly words black Americans ...

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Jan 17, 2016 ... MTV's list of hot slang for this year is strangely familiar, almost like they dipped into the annals of Black Twitter and cherry-picked a few terms to ...

10 Phrases I Love That I Learned From Black People | Lists That ...

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Dec 19, 2012 ... But I did learn the word from black people, so I guess it counts as a reason to .... This kind of slang represents the street culture of people who ...

Slang/Black & Urban | English Club

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Black and urban slang terms with example sentences, notes and quizzes, with answers. For ESL learners and teachers.

Urban Dictionary: african american/black slang

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Terminology used by black folks to express their feelings.

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12 Words Black People Invented, And White People Killed

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Aug 20, 2015 ... From "the bomb" to "holla" to the very short-lived "YOLO," black slang words often go through the cycle of being used by black people, ...

10 Slang Phrases Used by Black Twitter That Have Been Culturally ...

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Jan 29, 2015 ... White culture has been hesitant to allow too many Black voices and Black talent into mainstream media, but it never misses a moment to ...

MTV Put Together A List Of Slang Terms For 2016 That Black ...

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Jan 19, 2016 ... Say goodbye to "on fleek" and hello to "lit"? We actually support the first part of that sentence, but the latter? Well that's what happens when ...